Job Opportunity: General Manager (Maternity Cover)

Lewisham Youth Theatre seeks a General Manager (Maternity Cover) for 7.5 months, end May 2016 - beginning January 2017.

Open Until:

Posted: 04/04/2016

ABOUT THE POST:  This full-time management role works
closely with Lewisham Youth Theatre’s Artistic Director to provide strategic
programme, financial and staff management across the organisation.

The ideal candidate will have experience in organisational management, with
a proven track record across a range of strategic administration areas,
including fundraising, financial management, staff management and programme
management.  You will have a passion for evidencing and communicating the
difference participants experience through taking part; you will be a dynamic
problem solver, experienced in setting and achieving goals, and leading a
dedicated and highly skilled team.

CONTRACT:  Full-Time, freelance post for 7.5 months (end May
2016 – beg January 2017)

FEE:  £18,750

ABOUT LYT:  Lewisham Youth Theatre (LYT) is an
established youth arts charity that aims to increase the well-being and
life-chances of young people who live or learn in Lewisham through
participating in high-quality, transformative theatre projects.  Since
1987, LYT has provided free youth theatre projects and opportunities for young
people aged 3-24.  Over the last year, LYT has worked with 199 young
people in sustained youth theatre projects, and reached an additional 700
participants through outreach activities.  70% of our members face
disadvantage or additional needs.  LYT’s programmes are open to all and
membership is based on commitment rather than ability.  

TO APPLY:  For more details on the role, a person
specification and application instructions, please download the full
application pack and person specifications attached or at www.lewishamyouththeatre.com.

CLOSING DATE: 10am on Friday 15th April 2016*

*Please note: this is a re-advertisement of a previously posted role.  If you have already applied, you need not send us a new application.  We will be in touch after the updated closing date if your application has been shortlisted.

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